Adults and Children
Signs and Symptons
The following links provide information on selected physical disabilities, as well as, information on how to help.
- Arthritis and Related Diseases
Arthritis is actually an umbrella term used for a group of more than 100 medical conditions. The Arthritis Foundation web site provides facts on arthritis, the different forms, and management principles.
- Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
This American Lung Association web site provides information on the prevalence, diagnosis, and treatment of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease.
- Multiple Sclerosis
The National Multiple Sclerosis Society web site provides information on the symptoms, diagnosis, causes, and treatments related to multiple sclerosis.
- Neuromuscular Diseases
This Muscular Dystrophy Association web site provides information on the characteristics, age of onset, progression, and other information related to muscular dystrophy and related diseases.
- Spinal Cord Injury
This State of Wisconsin web site provides information regarding the prevalence, causes, and costs of spinal cord injury in Wisconsin. There is also a link to the National Spinal Cord Injury Association.
The National Stroke Association web site provides information on stroke prevention, risk factors, symptoms, types, and recovery.